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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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This page documents data for Benson (1830), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Benson. 1830. Gleanings in Science 2: .

Attributed Genus Names

Novaculina Benson, 1830
Benson, 1830, Glean. Sci. 2: 63.
Type species: Novaculina gangetica Benson, 1830 (monotypy) = Novaculina gangetica

Attributed Species Names

Novaculina gangetica Benson, 1830
Benson, 1830, Glean. Sci. 2: 63.
Benson, 1858, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 1: 408, pl. 12B, fig. 4.

Scaphula celox Benson, 1836
Benson, 1830, Glean. Sci. 2: pl. 7, figs. 2-3.
Benson, 1836, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 5: 750.
Benson, 1856, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 17: 129.

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